Incredible opportunity to own two top franchises for one great price! A
successful premium brand ice cream and a gourmet chocolate brand.
Using only the finest ingredients, offering freshly made creamy ice cream,
yogurt and sorbet blended on a frozen granite stone with endless
combinations of fruits, nuts, candy, sauces and more. Their new proprietary
sweet & creamy yogurt comes in low-fat/calorie flavors and includes
probiotics. Every creation is made to order available in cups, waffle bowls,
cones, shakes and smoothies, plus mix & go.
And their Hot Stone plated desserts offer classic indulgent desserts with
chocolate chip cookies, brownies, churros & funnel cakes. Also available old
fashion sundaes, coffee frappes and pre-packed quarts. In addition, they
offer delicious fudge, old-fashion caramel apples and larger-than-life hand
made chocolates. Every option for every one!
Plus the richest cakes, cupcakes, cookie sandwiches and pies for take out or
conveniently ordered online or by smart phone 24 hrs/day. Cold Stone has
the perfect cake for any occasion, customers can choose from their
cakes, eight-layer ice cream cakes or customize their own cake or photo
2016 sales up 5% YTD - estimating $357,000 in sales for the full year and a
cash flow of $73,000!
Location: Prime retail space in a busy strip mall adjacent to Chipotle and
Buffalo Wild Wings. Other popular tenants include Starbucks and Noodles &
Company. Hudson Hospital is also situated nearby.
Lease Information: Leased space $4,513/mth includes rent, insurance and
Training: 80 hrs @ Store and 5 days @ Headquarters in Scottsdale, AZ.
Value of FF&E (Included in the Asking Price): $155,000
Seller Financing: No
Reasons for Selling: Other interests.
Competition: Nation’s leading premium brands. Are a good
retail combination since chocolate and ice cream have different, yet
complimentary peak seasons. Quality, variety and choice - what customers
want! Better because made fresh every day in every store, puts them in a
class of their own. Industry experts categorize Cold Stone as "Super
Premium”, been voted “Best Ice Cream” countless times. Rocky Mountain is
rated top chocolate for its "rich, intense flavor”.
Cold Stone Creamery - Ranked #1 in Category. Entrepreneur Magazine
Franchise 500 Rankings: #57 (2016) #54 (2015), #50 (2014), #53 (2013),
(2012). QSR Magazine Global 30 List #16 (2016). Franchise Times Top
Franchise Systems List #151 (2016). Also 1st Place for Craveability in the
Dessert Category in Nation’s Restaurant News’ Consumer Picks.
Growth & Expansion: First Cold Stone opened in 1988 & Rocky Mountain in
1981. There are 1,400 Cold Stone and 357 Rocky Mountain locations
operating worldwide. Continue to expand co-branded partnerships and
new products to increase sales. Cold Stone has the highest average unit
volume of any ice cream concept. First to provide online/smart phone
ordering, builds frequency of cake orders because it’s so easy. Ice
cream/yogurt/candy is consumed by more than 90% of households. The
frozen desserts industry estimated at $21 billion+.
Highly confidential listing, please do not discuss with employees or patrons.
Listed by Tami Hillier at EatZ & Assoicates